Photographed by Edward Steichen, the Director of the Naval Aviation Photographic Unit. Serving in the U.S. Army in World War I and the U.S. Navy in World War II, Steichen commanded significant units contributing to military photography.
The battleship USS Wisconsin makes a very intimidating backdrop, at the end of this street in Norfolk, Virginia.
Testing Helmet 1912 :)
Kamikaze about to hit USS Missouri.
Japanese torpedo plane under anti-aircraft fire
from: photos of Budapest from 1944-1945
Crashing Japanese dive bomber a moment before impact. Japanese plane in flames after being hit by AA fire whilst diving on the American aircraft carrier Hornet (USS Hornet (CV-12). Date taken: 18.03.1945
A rescue worker comforting a very small child amid air raid damage